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TOP  10 CATEGORIESOF DANGEROUS EVERYDAY WE DO NOT KNOW ABOUT      The silent poisoning
Something  alarming       is happening        in our       homes…
Most Of The Products We Buy ArePotentially Harming Us In The Long               Run.
Most peoplesay theyfeel goodwhen thehouse smellsclean.
But labels like this…
…may be under thekitchen sink!
Extensive research confirms   we are poisoning ourselvesevery day without even knowing        we are doing so.
If you go to anycabinet in yourhome right nowless than 20% ofthose productsare safe either foryou or for theplanet.
The long term effects of these chemicalsare unknown because less than 2% haveever been tested.
Yes, less than   2 percent!
are curious by nature
By putting everything in their mouths the   risk of poisoning is greater because children have faster metabolic rates, are...
is the leading cause ofinfant deathin the U.S.
Many of theingredients maycause chronicallergies, loss ofthe sense of smell,respiratoryproblems or evencancer in adults.
Popular air freshenerscontain phthalates.They are harmful to thehealth of humans; theycause reproductiveproblems and hormo...
Commonbleach is the#1 household  chemical involved in poisoning.
Each year, there are many cases    of people who have losttheir vision or have permanent            injuries        due to...
Most  glasscleanerscontain glycol.
Glycolis a substance that causes infertility.
The vast majority of   these productscontain ingredients such as petroleum        and    animal fats.
The skin absorbsup to 60% of thechemicals inproducts; thosechemicals godirectly to thebloodstream.
For pregnantwomen, the riskis not only forher body butalso for thedevelopingfetus.
If the chemicalsfound in cosmeticsreadily enter thebloodstream whenapplied to the skin,then they will alsoreach thedevelop...
Manymanufacturersadd parabens tocosmetics to allowa minimum of3 years shelf life.
61 percent ofpopularbrands oflipstickscontain      .
There is no safe level of lead         exposure.
Lead is a proven neurotoxin that can   cause learning, language, and  behavioral problems including    lowered IQ, reduced...
Many toothpastescontain triclosan,an anti-bacterialagent that’s beenshown to be ahormone-disruptorin tests on animaland hu...
Many hairconditioners containammonia, asubstance that hascaused thousands ofdeaths and seriousinjuries in infants,children...
Foods cooked inaluminum can reactwith the metal toform aluminumsalts associated withimpaired visualmotor coordinationand A...
Long-termexposure tocopper candamage theliver andkidneys.
Foods cooked inunglazedcast iron contain2x or more theamount of ironthey wouldcontainotherwise.
Several studies have shown that   high blood levels of iron areassociated with an increased risk  of suffering heart attac...
Chlorine generatesbyproducts that do notbreak down easily andtend to accumulate inthe body.
They are linked to cancer, damage theheart, lungs, kidneys, and nervous system,and are lethal to the beneficial bacteria i...
In addition to negativeenvironmental effectsresulting from the use ofplastic bottles, the phthalatesfrom the plastic may l...
High fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is a calorie-providing sweetener     used to sweeten foods andbeverages, particularly proc...
If you lookcarefully, 90% ofthe products inthe supermarkethave HFCS.
dental cavities                               weight gain                  increased risk                      for heart  ...
Monosodium glutamate (MSG)
MSG is a flavor enhancer and a preservative that         is used in almost everything!
According to the FDA side effects can be…
Numbness                                                  Nausea                   Burning sensation in                 th...
Obesity          Brain Lessons
MSG can be found in canned soups,Doritos, flavored potato chips, HamburgerHelper, canned gravy, frozen preparedmeals, sala...
Fabrics that arelabeled "wrinkle-resistant" areusually treatedwith aformaldehyderesin.
Formaldehyde may cause severe allergicreactions like rash, hives, difficultybreathing, tightness in the chest, swellingof ...
There are SO many brands and types of vitamins to choose from, yet the various brands are FAR from being                eq...
Synthetic supplements not only maynot improve your health, but can even           make you sick.
Synthetic vitamins, specially fat-soluble vitamins build upin the fat tissues, fat depositsand the liver causing damages  ...
Syntheticnutritionalsupplements havepotentially toxiccolorings andartificial flavors
The soft gel capsulesmay containpartiallyhydrogenated soybean oil that hasnegative effectsafter the intake ofthese supplem...
Common household chemicals canmake your pets very sick, and can also            be         .
have become increasinglyresistant to synthetic chemicals.
Manufacturers are making theirproducts increasingly stronger and        more dangerous.
Some pets aresufferingmore from thechemicals intheir fleamedicationsthan from theactual fleas.
Tetrachlorvinphosand propoxur aretwo pesticidescommonly used inflea collars.
They among the most dangerouspesticides still legally on the market.
This chemicals can have seriousmedical reactions such as brain damage, heart attacks, and       violent seizures
And they arepresent in highenough levels topose a risk toboth childrenand adults whoplay with theirpets.
Every singlemedication has
Do you really thinkthe pharmaceuticalbusiness is to curepeople?
If they cure people, they will be…
I know all this may look like a big        problem to solve
That is how I felt…
I will give you some tips that you canuse as a starting point to help create a            healthier lifestyle.
1. Be aware
Many well-knownproductsadvertised as“green” usethat languageto mislead thecustomers.
Learn aboutthe products you bring  into your    home.
Make sure the restof your householdknows how toidentify both toxicand non-toxicproducts.
Make sure each familymember understandswhich productsshould not bepurchased as well ashow to analyzeingredients on thelabel.
2. Embrace home- healthy choices
Open your windowsat least 15 minutesevery day to reduceindoor airpollution.
Use essentialoils instead ofair fresheners.
Get rid ofproducts thatcontain artificialperfumes orscents.
Having plants canabsorb a greatamount of harmfulgases and alsohelps to clean theair.
Chemical ingredients to
Did you know that in the 1920 ...   there was 1 case of cancer   among every 80 people???
In 2009, there is 1 case ofcancer among every 4 people!!!
Cancer can take 15 years to         develop.
Do you want to wait that long        to find out?
Start now!
Inform yourself
Take the following list to thesupermarket and avoid toxic         chemicals
Copyright 2012, Karim Raymond www.karimraymond.com
Remember the top 10categories of everyday      chemicals
1. Cleaning        6. Food   products        7. Home Items2. Skin care and   8. Nutritional   Cosmetics          Supplemen...
Do you want to usetoxic free andenvironmentally friendlycleaning products?              Click here…
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About
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This is an overview of the categories of toxic chemicals that we may have at home that could be harming our health and the planet.

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Top 10 Categories of Dangerous Everyday Chemicals We Do Not Know About

  1. 1. TOP 10 CATEGORIESOF DANGEROUS EVERYDAY WE DO NOT KNOW ABOUT The silent poisoning
  2. 2. Something alarming is happening in our homes…
  3. 3. Most Of The Products We Buy ArePotentially Harming Us In The Long Run.
  4. 4. Most peoplesay theyfeel goodwhen thehouse smellsclean.
  5. 5. But labels like this…
  6. 6. …may be under thekitchen sink!
  7. 7. Extensive research confirms we are poisoning ourselvesevery day without even knowing we are doing so.
  8. 8. If you go to anycabinet in yourhome right nowless than 20% ofthose productsare safe either foryou or for theplanet.
  9. 9. The long term effects of these chemicalsare unknown because less than 2% haveever been tested.
  10. 10. Yes, less than 2 percent!
  11. 11. are curious by nature
  12. 12. By putting everything in their mouths the risk of poisoning is greater because children have faster metabolic rates, are smaller, and are therefore less able to handle toxic chemicals.
  13. 13. is the leading cause ofinfant deathin the U.S.
  14. 14. Many of theingredients maycause chronicallergies, loss ofthe sense of smell,respiratoryproblems or evencancer in adults.
  15. 15. Popular air freshenerscontain phthalates.They are harmful to thehealth of humans; theycause reproductiveproblems and hormonedisruption.
  16. 16. Commonbleach is the#1 household chemical involved in poisoning.
  17. 17. Each year, there are many cases of people who have losttheir vision or have permanent injuries due to chlorine.
  18. 18. Most glasscleanerscontain glycol.
  19. 19. Glycolis a substance that causes infertility.
  20. 20. The vast majority of these productscontain ingredients such as petroleum and animal fats.
  21. 21. The skin absorbsup to 60% of thechemicals inproducts; thosechemicals godirectly to thebloodstream.
  22. 22. For pregnantwomen, the riskis not only forher body butalso for thedevelopingfetus.
  23. 23. If the chemicalsfound in cosmeticsreadily enter thebloodstream whenapplied to the skin,then they will alsoreach thedeveloping baby.
  24. 24. Manymanufacturersadd parabens tocosmetics to allowa minimum of3 years shelf life.
  25. 25. 61 percent ofpopularbrands oflipstickscontain .
  26. 26. There is no safe level of lead exposure.
  27. 27. Lead is a proven neurotoxin that can cause learning, language, and behavioral problems including lowered IQ, reduced school performance and increased aggression.
  28. 28. Many toothpastescontain triclosan,an anti-bacterialagent that’s beenshown to be ahormone-disruptorin tests on animaland human cells.
  29. 29. Many hairconditioners containammonia, asubstance that hascaused thousands ofdeaths and seriousinjuries in infants,children and adults.
  30. 30. Foods cooked inaluminum can reactwith the metal toform aluminumsalts associated withimpaired visualmotor coordinationand Alzheimer’sdisease.
  31. 31. Long-termexposure tocopper candamage theliver andkidneys.
  32. 32. Foods cooked inunglazedcast iron contain2x or more theamount of ironthey wouldcontainotherwise.
  33. 33. Several studies have shown that high blood levels of iron areassociated with an increased risk of suffering heart attacks andcancers, particularly those of the esophagus and bladder
  34. 34. Chlorine generatesbyproducts that do notbreak down easily andtend to accumulate inthe body.
  35. 35. They are linked to cancer, damage theheart, lungs, kidneys, and nervous system,and are lethal to the beneficial bacteria inthe intestines that are crucial to immunityand digestion.
  36. 36. In addition to negativeenvironmental effectsresulting from the use ofplastic bottles, the phthalatesfrom the plastic may leachinto the water, increasingpotential health risks. Theserisks include obesity anddecreased sperm count andtestosterone levels.
  37. 37. High fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is a calorie-providing sweetener used to sweeten foods andbeverages, particularly processed and store-bought foods.
  38. 38. If you lookcarefully, 90% ofthe products inthe supermarkethave HFCS.
  39. 39. dental cavities weight gain increased risk for heart attack A.D.D.
  40. 40. Monosodium glutamate (MSG)
  41. 41. MSG is a flavor enhancer and a preservative that is used in almost everything!
  42. 42. According to the FDA side effects can be…
  43. 43. Numbness Nausea Burning sensation in the back, chest and neckAsthma attacks Chest pain
  44. 44. Obesity Brain Lessons
  45. 45. MSG can be found in canned soups,Doritos, flavored potato chips, HamburgerHelper, canned gravy, frozen preparedmeals, salad dressings, and especially thehealthy low fat food.Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein is justanother name for Monosodium Glutamate.
  46. 46. Fabrics that arelabeled "wrinkle-resistant" areusually treatedwith aformaldehyderesin.
  47. 47. Formaldehyde may cause severe allergicreactions like rash, hives, difficultybreathing, tightness in the chest, swellingof the mouth, face, lips, or tongue.Long-term exposure may even lead topermanent health issues.
  48. 48. There are SO many brands and types of vitamins to choose from, yet the various brands are FAR from being equal.
  49. 49. Synthetic supplements not only maynot improve your health, but can even make you sick.
  50. 50. Synthetic vitamins, specially fat-soluble vitamins build upin the fat tissues, fat depositsand the liver causing damages in those places
  51. 51. Syntheticnutritionalsupplements havepotentially toxiccolorings andartificial flavors
  52. 52. The soft gel capsulesmay containpartiallyhydrogenated soybean oil that hasnegative effectsafter the intake ofthese supplements.
  53. 53. Common household chemicals canmake your pets very sick, and can also be .
  54. 54. have become increasinglyresistant to synthetic chemicals.
  55. 55. Manufacturers are making theirproducts increasingly stronger and more dangerous.
  56. 56. Some pets aresufferingmore from thechemicals intheir fleamedicationsthan from theactual fleas.
  57. 57. Tetrachlorvinphosand propoxur aretwo pesticidescommonly used inflea collars.
  58. 58. They among the most dangerouspesticides still legally on the market.
  59. 59. This chemicals can have seriousmedical reactions such as brain damage, heart attacks, and violent seizures
  60. 60. And they arepresent in highenough levels topose a risk toboth childrenand adults whoplay with theirpets.
  61. 61. Every singlemedication has
  62. 62. Do you really thinkthe pharmaceuticalbusiness is to curepeople?
  63. 63. If they cure people, they will be…
  64. 64. I know all this may look like a big problem to solve
  65. 65. That is how I felt…
  66. 66. I will give you some tips that you canuse as a starting point to help create a healthier lifestyle.
  67. 67. 1. Be aware
  68. 68. Many well-knownproductsadvertised as“green” usethat languageto mislead thecustomers.
  69. 69. Learn aboutthe products you bring into your home.
  70. 70. Make sure the restof your householdknows how toidentify both toxicand non-toxicproducts.
  71. 71. Make sure each familymember understandswhich productsshould not bepurchased as well ashow to analyzeingredients on thelabel.
  72. 72. 2. Embrace home- healthy choices
  73. 73. Open your windowsat least 15 minutesevery day to reduceindoor airpollution.
  74. 74. Use essentialoils instead ofair fresheners.
  75. 75. Get rid ofproducts thatcontain artificialperfumes orscents.
  76. 76. Having plants canabsorb a greatamount of harmfulgases and alsohelps to clean theair.
  77. 77. Chemical ingredients to
  78. 78. Did you know that in the 1920 ... there was 1 case of cancer among every 80 people???
  79. 79. In 2009, there is 1 case ofcancer among every 4 people!!!
  80. 80. Cancer can take 15 years to develop.
  81. 81. Do you want to wait that long to find out?
  82. 82. Start now!
  83. 83. Inform yourself
  84. 84. Take the following list to thesupermarket and avoid toxic chemicals
  85. 85. Copyright 2012, Karim Raymond www.karimraymond.com
  86. 86. Remember the top 10categories of everyday chemicals
  87. 87. 1. Cleaning 6. Food products 7. Home Items2. Skin care and 8. Nutritional Cosmetics Supplements3. Personal Care 9. Pet Care4. Cookware 10. Medication5. Water
  88. 88. Do you want to usetoxic free andenvironmentally friendlycleaning products? Click here…

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